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The Sligo/Leitrim TD whose role as a junior minister includes responsibility for public health and well-being is highlighting the work of Social Farming Ireland. Social farming offers people who are socially, physically, mentally or intellectually disadvantaged the opportunity to spend time on a family farm in a healthy, supportive and…

Sligo/Leitrim Fine Gael TD Frank Feighan has said that the closure of livestock marts nationwide, is an unfortunate but necessary short-term measure to take during the COVID 19 Emergency. Deputy Feighan says the department of agriculture, food and marine is working with stakeholders on contingency measures, to ensure that, as…

Sligo Leitrim TD Frank Feighan has withdrawn from the race to be the next Ceann Comhairle of Dáil Eireann. Feighan had earlier indicated that he was seeking nominations for the position. There is also speculation linking Fianna Fáil’s Seán Ó Feargháil and  Fine Gael TD Heather Humphreys. Meanwhile, Independent TD…

After two long, exciting and historic days, the north west has got it’s new representatives for the 33rd Dail.   Sinn Fein’s popularity is clear all over the Sligo/Leitrim and Donegal Constituencies. Pearse Doherty and Padraig MacLochlainn were elected on the first count in Donegal, with Deputy Doherty topping the…

‘Let’s not play party politics with the Regional Garda Station project.’ That’s according Sligo/Leitrim Fine Gael general election candidate, Frank Feighan. Fianna Fail TD and candidate, Marc MacSharry, recently made claims that the Office of Public Works are potentially no longer proceeding with a new regional Garda station at Caltragh…

A Fine Gael general election candidate has confirmed to Ocean FM news that the decision taken by the party to expel Jude Perry has been ‘rescinded’ Fine Gael had taken the decision to expel Perry, a member of its youth organisation after they claimed he publicly supported his father who…